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Aspen Summer Words Public Panel – Literature With Impact

June 19, 2017 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm UTC-6

$25 – $75

Literature With Impact

The Belly Up | 5:15pm – 6:30pm

Panelists: Chinelo Okparanta, Ben Fountain, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh
The $35,000 Aspen Words Literary Prize was launched this year to honor an influential work of fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue. How can literature forge connections and shape public conversation around critical issues, without polarizing readership? Chinelo Okparanta, Ben Fountain, and Saïd Sayrafiezadeh will discuss the transformative power of literature on thought and culture.

Tickets: www.aspenshowtix.com

Venue

Belly Up Aspen
450 S Galena Street
Aspen , CO 81611 United States
Phone:
9705449800
Website:
bellyupaspen.com

Organizer

Aspen Words
Phone:
970-925-3122
Email:
nicole.stanton@aspeninst.org
Website:
aspenwords.org